We humans have a tendency to avoid making decisions when we've got a lot of options and when we fear being blamed for our choice. Sound familiar?
Little thought has been accorded to the way in which political and bureaucratic actors prioritise certain lives over others in their (non) decision-making.
While forming a government will be difficult, this situation was expected and our politics is, above all, practical.
The anti-immigration, pro-Swexit party could take up to 21% of the vote this weekend.
Decades of top-level talks have failed to produce a solution. So why not get citizens involved?
More than 16 million people lost their lives in world war one. Over a century later, we are still asking – for what?
Stefan Löfven and his Social Democratic Party could lose voters over how the government has handled the refugee crisis.
A new study explores factors that motivate users of mobile banking applications in Cambodia and France.
The strict nature, implementation and dramatic social costs of the EU bailouts prompt questions about their effectiveness.
Three Mile Island, Chernobyl and Fukushima demonstrated the difficulty of managing a disaster at a nuclear power plant. What is the situation in France?
Large-scale data collection and analysis can target consumer behaviour. Faced with the risk of drifts, transparency and ethics of algorithms become paramount.
Since 15 June 2017, roaming charges have been banned in the European Union. Are users necessarily beneficiaries of this measure?
As we try to understand how extreme groups win mass appeal, this organisation offers valuable lessons.
Global travelers are being increasingly asked if they want to pay for local purchases in terms of their home country currency. Here's why you should resist the strong temptation to do so.
The longest lunar eclipse this century, and other special features such as Mars looking spectacular will be seen.
From Greece, to the UK, to Japan and even Sweden, a slew of places in the Northern Hemisphere are suffering extreme heat. And the chances of extreme heat records tumbling are growing all the time.
If you believe everything you read, Germany is facing the abyss. But there's actually a lot to be hopeful about.
The president, who called the European Union a 'foe' following a series of meetings in Europe, may not realize just how much Americans have gained from their relationship with Europe.
Research on proactive behavior shows it can help people perform better at their jobs. A failure to do so can be even more consequential.
US President Donald Trump's attacks on allies and conciliatory actions toward Russia have made European leaders feel more vulnerable than ever.